Homes on Land

July 11, 2024

Tending to your lawn during scorching Texas summers.

Summer in Dallas-Fort Worth can be harsh on your lawn. With scorching temperatures and occasional drought conditions, it’s common to see dead patches of grass appearing in your yard. Whether you’re trying to keep your home looking its best or preparing to sell, dealing with these patches is crucial. Here’s ...

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July 9, 2024

Where and how to find your home on land.

In Dallas-Fort Worth, the idea of owning a home on a large lot or acreage is becoming more popular. Whether you envision a sprawling ranch, a house with extensive gardens, or just a little more space for your family, there are plenty of opportunities in the DFW area. Let’s explore ...

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June 27, 2024

Unique challenges and considerations when purchasing a home on a large lot.

So, you’re considering making the leap from a traditional single-family home to a larger property with more land? It’s an exciting step, but there are some key differences and nuances to be aware of. 

 

The Financial Landscape

One of the biggest differences when buying a large home on ...

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May 21, 2024

Investor secrets to owning profitable short-term rentals.

Investing in vacation rentals has become attractive for many real estate investors as short-term rental platforms like Airbnb and VRBO grew in popularity. However, like any investment, it requires careful planning and consideration. Whether you’re looking to diversify your investment portfolio or seeking a new income stream, here’s an overview ...

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March 1, 2024

The pros and cons of investing in land.

Investing in land is more than just an investment vehicle to many. On top of the investment benefits, having a larger piece of land to call your own is a dream. It's a canvas of earth upon which the dreams of tomorrow are painted, a finite resource in an ...

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Feb. 21, 2024

Buying Land: What factors should you be considering that you haven’t considered before?

Embarking on the journey to buy unimproved land for your dream home construction can be as exhilarating as it is intricate. Venturing into the raw, untouched expanses of land, where your future abode will stand, is not just about acquiring a piece of earth; it’s about laying the foundation for ...

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Feb. 9, 2024

Can my land qualify for an Agricultural Exemption?

As homeowners look for every edge when it comes to saving money on property taxes, many homeowners in Dallas-Fort Worth consider if an agricultural exemption is a possibility for them. This opportunity is more attainable than many might think, thanks to the somewhat enigmatic yet highly beneficial agricultural exemption. While ...

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Feb. 2, 2024

Homes on Land: What can $500,000 get you?

Imagine embarking on a treasure hunt in the vast Dallas-Fort Worth area, armed with a map and a budget of $500,000. Your quest? To uncover a precious gem – a family home with at least three bedrooms on a sprawling acre of land. This is not just a fantasy ...

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Jan. 10, 2024

How many homes on land sell in DFW?

Homes on land in DFW, which we generally define as homes on lots over half an acre, represent a unique and often misunderstood segment of the market. As specialists in this niche, we've dissected the 2023 stats to provide clarity and direction for those dreaming of owning such a ...

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Dec. 28, 2023

Short or long-term goal? Your path to a home on land.

For many residents of Dallas-Fort Worth, the allure of owning a home on land is more than just a pipe dream. It's a tangible goal, achievable within a reasonable timeframe, especially with the proper guidance and expertise. The question often asked is: "Is buying a home on land a ...

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